Episode 31 – The Jamey Stegmaier Interview

Episode 31

 

In Episode 31, the Low Player Count Crew releases a new look! They also talk about upcoming preview games they have received, and go in depth with Jamey Stegmaier of Stonemaier Games about design thought process, kickstarter tips, solo mode considerations, and the upcoming Charterstone Legacy game and Euphoria Expansion.

Times:
1:00 – Off the Rails Already
3:11 – A New Look for LPC!
5:27 – A New Microbadge?
6:48 – The Part That Donny Never Edits Out
7:06 – Area 51 Kickstarter
11:30 – Button Shy Games: PentaQuark
12:46 – Floodgate Games: Sagrada
20:02 – BoardGameTables.com are still the best!
21:10 – And it’s Jamey Stegmaier!
25:15 – Kickstarter Solo Stretch Goals
30:00 – The Morten Monrad Pederson Effect
36:38 – Making A Game Support Solo
38:35 – Charterstone!
42:00 – Legacy Issues
47:09 – Destructive vs. Additive Legacy Games
52:55 – Kickstarter, Distribution, Preorder?
54:45 – Our Experiences with Legacy Games
58:18 – Euphoria Expansion
65:25 – End Bits

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Big Fun in a Little Box – Tides of Time & Madness

Ep 6 Time Madness

In this next installment of Big Fun in a Little Box, Shawn dives in to two offerings from Portal Games: Tides of Time and Tides of Madness.

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Episode 30 – Mission: Acquisition

Episode 30

 

In Episode 30, the Low Player Count Crew discusses the process they go through in finding the games they want to buy and what happens before and after the purchase. They also talk about GenCantSoloCon 2016, Gen Con from the past, the WHQACG winner, and solo Kickstarter.

Times:
1:03 – LPC from the Past
2:12 – Hostage Negotiator: Crime Wave
6:00 – The WHQACG Winner
11:26 – BoardGameTables.com are the best!
12:10 – How Do We Investigate Games We Want?
20:00 – How to Find the New Games Guide for New Players
23:25 – What Pushes You Over the Edge on Kickstarter?
29:40 – Researching Games!
39:36 – How Have Our Tastes Changed?
43:44 – First Shot at the Game
47:45 – Mastering the Game
53:25 – Keep It and Inserts
61:30 – Getting Rid of It
68:18 – Foreign Markets
72:22 – End Bits

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Setting the Table with Chris Witt

STT Star Wars

The Setting the Table minisodes are designed to discuss the deeper implications of theme in boardgaming. Donny interviews board game media, designer, and personalities, speaking deeper into why specific themes matter in our favorite games.

This week? Star Wars with Chris Witt of d20 Radio.

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Episode 29 – Next Step Games

Episode 29

 

In Episode 29, the Low Player Count Crew discusses some of their favorite Next Step games. They also talk about GenCantSoloCon 2016, the Watch It Played IndieGoGo, Pokemon, and Travis’ failure in Austerity 2016. Also included: some additional small audio feedback issues, creaky chairs, and extraneous noises.

Times:
1:20 – The Warhammer Quest Adventure Card Game Giveaway Reminder
3:40 – GenCantSoloCon 2016
4:50 – PokemonGo
10:00 – Dallas Recap
10:27 – Watch It Played IndieGoGo
12:08 – Travis’ Austerity Failure 2016
20:30 – boardgametables.com
21:17 – Next Step Games
24:05 – First Step 1-2p Games
26:22 – Dungeon Crawlers
31:27 – Miniatures Games
38:20 – Euros (Oh, So Many)
42:55 – More Planning Next Time
43:54 – Co-op Games
50:38 – Wargames
56:25 – Economic Games
62:25 – Party Games
63:50 – Miscellany Games
69:25 – End Bits

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GenCantSoloCon 2016 Announcement

gencant solo con

Welcome to the second annual GenCantSoloCon!

Travis is joined by Julius from the 1 Player Podcast to introduce GCSC16 and lay out some of the basic details for the events. More details are going to be published as we draw closer to the date, but circle your calendars for the biggest solo convention of the year: August4-7. See you there!

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Episode 28 – Tile Laying Games

Episode 28

 

In Episode 28, the Low Player Count Crew discusses Tile Laying in games. They also talk about Origins, GenCantSoloCon 2016, and make plenty of terrible puns.

Times:
2:22 – The Warhammer Quest Adventure Card Game Giveaway
5:25 – GenCantSoloCon 2016
8:09 – Continental Differentiation
8:53 – Donny’s Origins Recap
12:22 – Dual Thematic Design Inquiry
16:35 – Kickstarter Duchess
19:30 – Donny Misedited
20:17 – boardgametables.com
20:56 – Tile Laying Games
21:19 – What Is It?
22:35 – Our Experience with Them
25:45 – Why Do You/Do You Not Enjoy It?
31:30 – What Makes Tile Laying So Different?
39:32 – Empty Threats
39:48 – What are Some Better Tile Laying Games?
46:45 – Solo Options for Tile Laying
50:21 – Tile Laying in a 1 vs. 2 Player Situation
55:30 – Personal Favorites
58:40 – End Bits

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